Using Docker Engine to Create a Swarm

Before we create our swarm, let's get a quick overview of the docker-machine cli. Typing docker-machine on your terminal should give you this output:

Using Docker Engine to Create a Swarm

Just below that, we have our list of commands:

Using Docker Engine to Create a Swarm

Note

Remember to always use the help option when you need to clarify something, that is, docker-machine stop --help

To create our first Docker Swarm cluster, we are going to use docker-machine to create our manager and worker nodes first.

Before creating the first machine, a quick overview of our objectives gives us the ...

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